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El proceso socrático #infografia #infographic. 5 Common Misconceptions About Bloom's Taxonomy. 5 Common Misconceptions About Bloom’s Taxonomy by Grant Wiggins, Authentic Education Admit it–you only read the list of the six levels of the Taxonomy, not the whole book that explains each level and the rationale behind the Taxonomy.

5 Common Misconceptions About Bloom's Taxonomy

Not to worry, you are not alone: this is true for most educators. But that efficiency comes with a price. Many educators have a mistaken view of the Taxonomy and the levels in it, as the following errors suggest. The Importance of Asking Questions to Promote Higher-Order Competencies. Irving Sigel devoted his life to the importance of asking questions.

The Importance of Asking Questions to Promote Higher-Order Competencies

He believed, correctly, that the brain responds to questions in ways that we now describe as social, emotional, and cognitive development. Questions create the challenges that make us learn. The essence of Irv's perspective is that the way we ask questions fosters students' alternative and more complex representations of stories, events, and circumstances, and their ability to process the world in a wider range of ways, to create varying degrees of distance between themselves and the basis events in front of them, is a distinct advantage to learning. However, Irv found that schools often do not ask the range of questions children need to grow to their potential. In this column and the next, using the story of Goldilocks and The Three Bears, we can learn from Irv about how to improve our question asking so that students learn more from text and from the world around them.

Classroom design affects student learning #edwebchat. My summary of questioning from @dylanwiliam which I'll share with ppl in my team today! @Nanabarb99. Loving the questions. Let's make more room for them in our classes. Look 4 post of new TR "question sorts" #pzsyd. 7 Strategies To Help Students Ask Great Questions. In #CulturesOfThinking classrooms facilitative, constructive, and generative questions dominate. Lorinda Kline sur Twitter : "A paragraph from A Pedagogy of Questioning that really resonates... @chrisbonifield @NicoleBaird1. Google-Proof Questioning: A New Use for Bloom's Taxonomy. The internet has revolutionized information collection.

Google-Proof Questioning: A New Use for Bloom's Taxonomy

The answer to virtually any question or problem is at our fingertips. Google has made this possible. Why Questions Are More Important Than Answers. Why Questions Are More Important Than Answers by Terry Heick Clocks and old watches are miracles.

Why Questions Are More Important Than Answers

If you’ve ever taken one apart and had a look at the intricate gears with their jutting teeth reaching out with just the right math to tick in rhythm with the pulse of the universe, you’ll see that whatever mind conjured the thing and all its parts is mad. Imagine the dogged pursuit of a proper clock-maker, day after day bound up in design and measurement and function and orderly thinking, forcing exactitude on little bits of metal that never asked for it. And then finally getting it right–so many decisions and matters of design suddenly set the clock off ticking forever. Learning happens in the silence or the Power of Wait Time. Silence.

Learning happens in the silence or the Power of Wait Time

The complex and uncomfortable moments between sounds. It’s the time we make the wrong assumption that nothing is happening. Productive Talk Moves. Listening: A Key Skill For Teachers. Listening: A Key Skill For Teachers. Your report has been submitted.

Listening: A Key Skill For Teachers

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7 Strategies To Help Students Ask Great Questions

7 Strategies To Help Students Ask Great Questions by Terry Heick. 5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners. The humble question is an indispensable tool: the spade that helps us dig for truth, or the flashlight that illuminates surrounding darkness.

5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners

Questioning helps us learn, explore the unknown, and adapt to change. That makes it a most precious “app” today, in a world where everything is changing and so much is unknown. And yet, we don’t seem to value questioning as much as we should. For the most part, in our workplaces as well as our classrooms, it is the answers we reward -- while the questions are barely tolerated. To change that is easier said than done.